A PICTURE has been released of a man police are hunting after a shop worker’s handbag was stolen.

The light brown leather bag was stolen after someone broke into a staff locker at Lathams Home in Epping High Street and stole the bag, which contained Tiffany earrings, a Tiffany ring and Tiffany heart charm, as well as a Blackberry Curve mobile phone.

The incident happened on November 23 at about 10am, but police released the information this week.

Anyone with information should call Pc David Smith on 101.